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    From: "jmsatb5@aol.com" <jmsatb5@aol.com>
 Subject: Re: JMS: Rewrite policy
      To: rec.arts.sf.tv.babylon5.moderated  
    Date: 6/10/2008 12:44:47 AM  

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On Jun 9, 4:29=A0am, Jan <janmschroe...@aol.com> wrote:
> JMS,
>
> Over on another forum, one of the posters (Mandragora) quoted an undated p=
ost of
> yours discussing screenplays which said in part:
>
> >But the situation is that in all cases, the producer buying or optioning =
the
> >>script must agree that all revisions will be done by me. If not, then we=
pass.
>
> Assuming that this is still your policy, is it easier to get producers to =
agree
> to it these days?
>
> Thanks,
>

They tend not to want to agree to it in writing, but in private, yes,
and thus far that has been honored in all of the scripts I'm currently
writing and have been for the last year or so. Changeling changed a
lot of things.

jms
    From: "jmsatb5@aol.com" <jmsatb5@aol.com>
 Subject: Re: JMS: Rewrite policy
      To: rec.arts.sf.tv.babylon5.moderated  
    Date: 6/10/2008 1:45:50 PM  

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On Jun 10, 3:05=A0am, Duggy <Paul.Dug...@jcu.edu.au> wrote:
> On Jun 10, 5:44 pm, "jmsa...@aol.com" <jmsa...@aol.com> wrote:
>
> > They tend not to want to agree to it in writing, but in private, yes,
>
> Isn't that dangerous?

What isn't?

To live is to risk.

jms

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